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Trump says Obama took 'many' classified documents in latest pushback against raid

1 day ago   |   Washington Times

Former President Donald Trump lashed out at his predecessor in a statement Friday, accusing former President Barack Obama of keeping “many” classified documents after he left...
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Judge revives Obama-era ban on coal sales from federal lands

1 day ago   |   Boston Herald

BILLINGS, Mont. - A federal judge on Friday reinstated a moratorium on coal leasing from federal lands that was imposed under former President Barack Obama and then scuttled...
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Florida judge who approved FBI search of Mar-a-Lago faces barrage of antisemitic online attacks

Florida judge who approved FBI search of Mar-a-Lago faces barrage of antisemitic online attacks

1 day ago   |   Politico   |   2 articles

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida federal magistrate judge who approved the FBI search of former President Donald Trump's Palm Beach County residence has faced an onslaught of...
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Fox News and Trump debut new baseless defense: What about Obama?

2 days ago   |   The Washington Post

Fox News and the Trump team are pointing to former president Barack Obama's library possessing 30 million documents. But the two situations have basically no resemblance for a...
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David McCullough, Pulitzer-winning historian, dies at 89

5 days ago   |   Boston Herald   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - David McCullough, the Pulitzer Prize-winning author whose lovingly crafted narratives on subjects ranging from the Brooklyn Bridge to Presidents John Adams and Harry...
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David Axelrod on Biden, Karl Rove and What He'd Ask Trump

11 days ago   |   NY Times

In a recent conversation over a Reuben and matzo ball soup, the strategist behind Barack Obama's presidential campaigns veered from raconteur to philosopher to armchair...
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Kremlin says nuclear arms control talks hinge on US goodwill

11 days ago   |   My Sanantonio   |   2 articles

MOSCOW - The Kremlin said Tuesday that it's ready for talks with the United States on nuclear arms control even as Moscow and Washington have remained locked in a tense...
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Opinion | Even in Success, Why Biden's Victory Lap Will be Short

Opinion | Even in Success, Why Biden's Victory Lap Will be Short

12 days ago   |   Politico

When the word began to spread on the first day in May 11 years ago, you could almost sense a collective catching of breath. Was it true that the most hated man in America, the...
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Appreciation: Bill Russell lived a life like very few others

13 days ago   |   Boston Herald

By TIM REYNOLDS Bill Russell hated autographs. Saw no point to them. If he was out dining and got approached by someone asking for his signature, Russell's usual response was...
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Obama on Bill Russell: ‘Today we lost a giant'

13 days ago   |   Politico   |   3 articles

Former President Barack Obama on Sunday remembered basketball great Bill Russell as “the greatest champion in basketball history” and as “a civil rights trailblazer.” “Today we...
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At 27, former Morgan State star Tiwian Kendley isn't ready to give up his...

Tiwian Kendley has plenty of memories of his time with the Morgan State men's basketball program. There was his 40-point, 10-rebound performance in an 85-82 double overtime win... Read more ...

Top lawyers hired by those linked to Georgia election probe

ATLANTA - In the state investigation spurred by then-President Donald Trump's call to Georgia's top election official, people who have been called to testify - or who might be... Read more ...

Most abortions are done at home. Antiabortion groups are taking aim

Two top anti-abortion groups have crafted and successfully lobbied for state legislation to ban or further restrict drugs used to terminate pregnancies. Read more ...

Trump's name is not on the ballot Tuesday, but his thumb rests heavily on...

Trump's name is not on the ballot Tuesday, but his thumb rests heavily on the scale

There is a good chance these will be the last bids for seats in Congress for two of the best-known women in American politics - Republican icons Liz Cheney of Wyoming and Sarah... Read more ...

Opinion | Concealing Classified Documents Is the Strongest Case Against...

Opinion | Concealing Classified Documents Is the Strongest Case Against Trump Yet

Former president Donald Trump's stubborn refusal to return highly classified material forced the Justice Department's hand, resulting in the execution of a search warrant at... Read more ...

A Science Fiction Writer's Non-Utopian Hope on Climate Change

A Science Fiction Writer's Non-Utopian Hope on Climate Change

Evidence that the world is warming is growing harder to ignore: The hottest temperatures ever were recorded in parts of Europe this summer. Wildfires are incinerating parts of... Read more ...

How New Moms Convinced Republicans It Was Finally Okay to Expand Medicaid

How New Moms Convinced Republicans It Was Finally Okay to Expand Medicaid

HENDERSONVILLE, N.C. - The early days of Courtney Smith's pregnancy were dark. She bled for six weeks, a common but frightening experience during the first trimester of... Read more ...

Rushdie reportedly off ventilator and talking

Rushdie reportedly off ventilator and talking

MAYVILLE, N.Y. - “The Satanic Verses” author Salman Rushdie was taken off a ventilator and able to talk Saturday, a day after he was stabbed as he prepared to give a lecture in... Read more ...

Despite public anger, no progress in Iraq political deadlock

Despite public anger, no progress in Iraq political deadlock

BAGHDAD - Weeks after followers of an influential cleric stormed parliament, Iraq's political crisis shows no signs of abating, despite rising public anger over a debilitating... Read more ...

Even on vacation, South Carolina waits on Joe Biden

Even on vacation, South Carolina waits on Joe Biden

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Like many places, the Day Dawn Baptist Church, a stately red brick building along Highway 45 in Pineville, has had its routines dramatically disrupted by the... Read more ...